Rebekah Clay1

#1499, b. 17 March 1759
Father*Henry Clay b. 19 Sep 1736, d. 17 Jan 1820
Mother*Rachel Povall b. c 1738/39, d. 27 Jun 1820
     Rebekah Clay was born on 17 March 1759 Cumberland County, Virginia. She was the daughter of Henry Clay and Rachel Povall. Rebekah and William Finch were married 14 August 1775 Mecklenburg County, Virginia.2
     As of 14 August 1775, her married name was Finch (Clay).

Family of Rebekah and William

Last Edited=24 Feb 2014


  1. [S109] Library of Virginia Archives and Manuscripts, online, Clay family Bible record, 1755-1782.; Archives and Manuscript Database.
  2. [S227] Stratton Nottingham, Marriage License Bonds of Mecklenburg County, Virginia from 1765 to 1810 (Onancock, VA: Stratton Nottingham, 1928), Mecklenburg, Virginia Marriages, 1765-1810 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 1999., Finch, William & Rebecca Clay, 14 Aug. 1775, Edward Finch sec. Note from Henry Clay - wit. John Clay & John Bruce.